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10 Jan 2018 5:49 a.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

  • Changed title from "Warfare Russian Horse Grenaiders" to "Warfare Russian Horse Grenadiers"


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Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2018 4:13 a.m. PST

Very new miniatures, came out just before Christmas.

And I need your opinion on something, so check out the blog link.

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Kevin C Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2018 5:00 a.m. PST

They look great. As for the question that you asked on your blog, I would go with the four colors. You are already doing two colors, so the question concerning uniformity won't make that big of a difference. And besides, the four color unit will be something different for a change.

Kevin

Costanzo110 Jan 2018 5:45 a.m. PST

Very nice figures!

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2018 7:07 a.m. PST

Great figs and I would go for the four colours – there are lots of units from the 18th century that had a fair bit of colour variability (not to mention different headgear as well)

Personal logo Il Granatiere Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2018 9:42 a.m. PST

Great work as usual. Regarding the unit itself you made the choice of half squadron for each parent regiment and the result is really nice. Following this pattern you will have a really colorful unit of 2 0r 3 squadrons….

Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2018 10:10 a.m. PST

Thanks, opinions seem to be split almost even between 3 vs 6 per colour, I'm leaning towards my original plan of 3 and 3.
That means, the next six will be 3 all white from Moscova regiment and white/blue from Slomensk, the next 12 would be green/red, blue/red, unknown(will probebly paint green/red) and finaly yellow.

That will be 8 out of 10 companies, I might do the last two companies later, but I'll probebly do a regular dragoon unit before that.

dbf167610 Jan 2018 11:56 a.m. PST

Truls,

Truls,

Great paint job! I have some figures on the way from Barry. Since the Russian dragoons regiments were huge, I plan to have eight three figure stands per regiment with one stand in each being grenadiers. Most of the field actions involving the Russians were before 1709, so any grenadier units for my BLB Russian armies will be ad hoc formations.

Keep up the good work. You always do the Warfare figures proud.

Dannie

jocknroll Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2018 4:32 p.m. PST

what he said! :)

thanks

Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP11 Jan 2018 12:55 a.m. PST

Dannie and Barry.

Very enjoyable to paint.

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